A model wears a pair of Ray-Ban Stories smart glasses, a collaboration with Facebook. Photo: AFP
Six of the biggest consumer tech successes and failures in 2021
  • Google, Apple, Xiaomi and Vivo built chips that rival Intel’s, foldable phones became cheaper and more reliable, and nReal’s AR glasses made a breakthrough
  • On the downside, Apple’s AirTag was a PR disaster, Microsoft’s Surface Duo smartphone fiasco continued and a Facebook/Ray-Ban collab raised concerns
28 Dec 2021 - 5:32PM